Evidence & Resource Library

The SIREN Evidence & Resource Library has expanded to include both peer-reviewed publications and other types of resources such as webinars and screening tools/toolkits on medical and social care integration. To limit your search to peer-reviewed articles, select Peer Reviewed Research under Resource Type. If you have questions about how to use the library or suggestions about additional resources, view this help document or write us at [email protected]. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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A multisite quality improvement initiative to enhance the adoption of screening practices for intimate partner violence into routine primary care for women veterans

G.A. Portnoy, K.M. Iverson, S.G. Haskell, M. Czarnogorski, M.R. Gerber
Public Health Rep

Objective: The Veterans Health Administration established comprehensive women’s health clinics (CWHCs) to provide coordinated, high-quality primary care to women veterans. Intimate partner violence (IPV) is prevalent among women using these clinics.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Paradigm shift required for population health improvement

R.M. Caron, S. Aytur
Popul Health Manag

A population's health status is affected by the physical environment (10%), health care system (20%), health behaviors (30%), and socioeconomic factors (40%). This information would indicate that most of the contributing factors to a population's health occur outside of the health care setting...

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Screening social determinants of health in a multidisciplinary severe asthma clinical program

S. Leibel, B. Geng, W. Phipatanakul, E. Lee, P. Hartigan
Pediatr Qual Saf

Introduction: Asthma is the most common cause of chronic disease in children and has high healthcare utilization costs. Minority children living in poverty have a higher asthma burden. These health disparities are associated with the social determinants of health (SDH).

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Evaluation of changes in Veterans Affairs medical centers' mortality rates after risk adjustment for socioeconomic status

A.N. Trivedi, L. Jiang, G. Silva, W.C. Wu, V. Mor, M.J. Fine, N.R. Kressin, R. Gutman
JAMA Netw Open

Importance: Socioeconomic factors are associated with worse outcomes after hospitalization, but neither the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) nor the Veterans Affairs (VA) health care system adjust for socioeconomic factors in profiling hospital mortality.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Qualitative program evaluation of social determinants of health screening and referral program

V.N. Emengo, M.S. Williams, R. Odusanya, O.T. Uwemedimo, J. Martinez, R. Pekmezaris, E.J. Kim
PLoS One

Although the integration of social determinants of health (SDH) screening and referral programs in clinical settings has rapidly grown, the voice and experience of participants within SDH programs has not been well understood in program evaluations.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Referral and resource utilization among food insecure families identified in a pediatric medical setting

C.Q. Fritz, J. Thomas, M.S. Brittan, E. Mazzio, J. Pitkin, C. Suh
Acad Pediatr

Objective: Despite increased routine screening for food insecurity (FI) in pediatric medical settings, the uptake of offered food resources after FI identification is not well understood.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Utilization of Social Determinants of Health ICD-10 Z-Codes Among Hospitalized Patients in the United States, 2016-2017.

H.P. Truong, A.A. Luke, G. Hammond, R.K. Wadhera, M. Reidhead, K.E. Joynt Maddox
Med Care

Background: The inclusion of Z-codes for social determinants of health (SDOH) in the 10th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10) may offer an opportunity to improve data collection of SDOH, but no characterization of their utilization exists on a...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Frequent user system engagement: A quality improvement project to examine outcomes of a partnership to improve the health of emergency department frequent users

M.A. Smith, D. Moyer
J Nurs Care Qual

Background: Patterns of frequent emergency department (ED) use correlate with a variety of care needs. Health care systems should address these needs in collaboration with community health partners. Local Problem: Approximately 600 patients frequent a local ED for nonemergent needs.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Aligning social and health care services: The case of Community Care Connections

E.M. Fisher, K. Akiya, A. Wells, Y. Li, C. Peck, J.A. Pagán
Prev Med

The Community Care Connections (CCC) program aims to align social and healthcare services to improve health outcomes in older adults with complex medical and social needs. This study assessed changes in healthcare utilization before and after CCC program participation.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

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